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Main Entry: oblique
Pronunciation: omacr-primarystressblemacronk, schwa-, -primarystressblimacrk
Function: adjective
1 : having a slanting direction or position : neither perpendicular nor parallel
2 : having the axis not perpendicular to the base <an oblique cone>
3 : having no right angle <an oblique triangle>
4 a : not straightforward or direct b : DEVIOUS
- oblique·ly adverb
- oblique·ness noun

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